Silvio

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
630
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Silvio

User Submitted Origins

     Italian
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     French
33%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Germany says the name Silvio means "Man from the woods, (from silva = forest, silvius = "spirit of the wood,")" and is of Italian origin.
  • A user from Netherlands says the name Silvio is of Italian origin and means "From the woods".
  • A submission from California, United States says the name Silvio means "The holly god silvio is" and is of French origin.
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  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Silvius

Silvio was also found in the following language(s): Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Silvio

Silvio Berlusconi is an owner of mediaset, owner of fininvest, owner of ac milan, mediaset, fininvest, and a.c. milan. Silvio was born on September 29th, 1936 in Milan.

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Silvio Dante is a fictional character. Silvio is also known as Sil.

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Silvio Gazzaniga is an artist. Silvio was born Silvio Gazzaniga on January 23rd, 1921 in Milan, Italy.

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Sílvio is a soccer player for the S.L. Benfica, Atlético Madrid, Odivelas F.C., Rio Ave F.C., S.C. Braga, Deportivo de La Coruña, and Portugal national football team. Sílvio was born on September 28th, 1987 in Lisbon, Portugal.

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Silvio was born on June 30th, 1957 in Naples.

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Silvio Rodríguez is a nueva trova singer-songwriter. He plays Guitar and Vocals. His most notable accomplishments were from 1967 to present. Silvio was given the name Silvio Rodríguez Domínguez on November 29th, 1946.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Silvio

Sílvio is a soccer player for the S.L. Benfica, Atlético Madrid, Odivelas F.C., Rio Ave F.C., S.C. Braga, Deportivo de La Coruña, and Portugal national football team. Sílvio was born on September 28th, 1987 in Lisbon, Portugal.

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Jimmy Kelly is a saloon keeper. Jimmy was given the name Giovanni de Silvio . Jimmy is also known as Jim Kelly, James Kelly, and James de Silva.

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How popular is the baby name Silvio in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1905 5 0 5
1908 9 0 9
1909 10 0 10
1910 6 0 6
1911 19 0 19
1912 25 0 25
1913 44 0 44
1914 41 0 41
1915 67 0 67
1916 71 0 71
1917 78 0 78
1918 65 0 65
1919 41 0 41
1920 72 0 72
1921 60 0 60
1922 86 0 86
1923 77 0 77
1924 82 0 82
1925 69 0 69
1926 58 0 58
1927 49 0 49
1928 48 0 48
1929 40 0 40
1930 54 0 54
1931 39 0 39
1932 32 0 32
1933 23 0 23
1934 22 0 22
1935 19 0 19
1936 26 0 26
1937 13 0 13
1938 11 0 11
1939 26 0 26
1940 20 0 20
1941 16 0 16
1942 16 0 16
1943 18 0 18
1944 14 0 14
1945 10 0 10
1946 13 0 13
1947 26 0 26
1948 16 0 16
1949 18 0 18
1950 14 0 14
1951 17 0 17
1952 19 0 19
1953 13 0 13
1954 23 0 23
1955 20 0 20
1956 8 0 8
1957 19 0 19
1958 17 0 17
1959 12 0 12
1960 15 0 15
1961 25 0 25
1962 14 0 14
1963 24 0 24
1964 14 0 14
1965 17 0 17
1966 18 0 18
1967 22 0 22
1968 15 0 15
1969 11 0 11
1970 13 0 13
1971 17 0 17
1972 20 0 20
1973 15 0 15
1974 14 0 14
1975 14 0 14
1976 8 0 8
1977 10 0 10
1978 12 0 12
1979 9 0 9
1980 22 0 22
1981 15 0 15
1982 12 0 12
1983 17 0 17
1984 11 0 11
1985 20 0 20
1986 16 0 16
1987 16 0 16
1988 18 0 18
1989 26 0 26
1990 21 0 21
1991 17 0 17
1992 15 0 15
1993 9 0 9
1994 20 0 20
1995 18 0 18
1996 16 0 16
1997 18 0 18
1998 13 0 13
1999 17 0 17
2000 26 0 26
2001 24 0 24
2002 21 0 21
2003 23 0 23
2004 19 0 19
2005 19 0 19
2006 20 0 20
2007 27 0 27
2008 28 0 28
2009 25 0 25
2010 15 0 15
2011 21 0 21
2012 16 0 16
2013 21 0 21
2014 13 0 13
2015 22 0 22
2016 28 0 28
2017 32 0 32
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Silvio

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Silvio as a first name

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Popularity of Silvio as a last name

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Common last names for Silvio

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  • Damico

Common first names for Silvio

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Silvio U.S.
  White 91.43% 64.26%
  African American 1.11% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.27% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.56% 16.26%

Of Last Name Silvio

People with the last name Silvio are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Silvio

  • How Popular is the name Silvio? Silvio is the 5,509th most popular name of all time. As a last name Silvio was the 35,671st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Silvio have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,760 babies born with the first name Silvio in the United States. That's more than enough people named Silvio to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Silvio? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1905 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Silvio first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Silvio is Monday, January 5th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Silvio born? The highest recorded use of the first name Silvio was in 1922 with a total of 86 babies.
  • Random Silvio Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Silvio is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Silvio: Your name in reverse order is Oivlis. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Loivis. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Silvio? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 630 people with the last name Silvio.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Silvio? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Silvio as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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